Video Games

  • Toy News Tuesday: Punch It Chewie!

    Posted Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Hello there one and all! Welcome to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to […]

  • John C. Reilly Has Signed On For ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2′

    Posted Monday, July 13th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Any good video game gets a sequel, so why not a hit animated movie based on video games?  Multifaceted actor John C. Reilly appeared on Irish radio show RTE Arena, where he revealed that he’d signed on for ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2′ a follow-up to the 2012 Disney/Pixar film in which his title character is a […]

  • Gaming Community Mourns Passing Of Satoru Iwata At Age 55

    Posted Monday, July 13th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    The world of gaming took a heavy blow yesterday when console gaming giant Nintendo announced that their president, Satoru Iwata, had died of a bile duct tumor on Saturday. He was only 55 years old. Our thoughts go out to his widow. Iwata was well-beloved by fans of Nintendo and gaming in general for quite […]

  • SDCC 2015: New DC Collectibles Batman

    Posted Sunday, July 12th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    No matter who you are, it’s probably safe to say you’re at least somewhat familiar with DC Comics ultimate dark knight vigilante hero, Batman. Batman has been dominating comics, movies, toys, video games, and television for decades, and if you’ve been following the hero at all, you will immediately understand why it isn’t hard to […]

  • ‘Doctor Who’ Time Travels Into The Mega-Mashup Video Game ‘Lego Dimensions’

    Posted Thursday, July 9th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    It’s the stuff that childhood (and grown-up fandom) is made of– speculating what would happen if different characters from completely unrelated franchises met. Lego has read your nerdy little mind and channeled this anything-goes spirit into it’s new mashup video game ‘Lego Dimensions’ in which players can play as characters from original concepts like Ninjago, […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Every Vote Counts

    Posted Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 02:47 pm GMT -4
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    Hello there one and all! Welcome to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to […]

  • ‘Minecraft: Story Mode’ Trailer Released

    Posted Monday, July 6th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘Minecraft’ is an incredibly popular sandbox-style game with resource gathering, crafting, and some survival elements. However, being a sandbox, there’s no story to speak of. No story at all, to be honest. On the other hand you have TellTale Games, which  makes games that are nothing but story, and recently they’ve been hitting one home […]

  • Watch 15 Minutes Of ‘Zelda Tri Force Heroes’ Gameplay

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 07:55 pm GMT -4
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    E3 is known partially for trailers. Lots and lots of them. For some reason, though, actual gameplay footage never seems to reach the limelight, despite being just as plentiful, if not moreso. Possibly it’s because while the gameplay is tailored to leave the maximum positive impression, it’s still for an unfinished game, so it often […]

  • Toy News Tuesday Special Edition: SDCC 2015 Exclusive Collectibles Overload!

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Each and every year, hundreds of thousands of people gather in San Diego for our annual celebratory geek festival, San Diego Comic Con! Also known as Comic Con International, SDCC is easily the biggest annual event for the geek community, known for it’s huge film announcements, comic books, celebrity attendants, and of course, exclusive collectibles! […]

  • Predator Coming To ‘Mortal Kombat’ In July

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    If you’ve ever thought to yourself, “You know, the ‘Predator’ alien would fit perfectly into NetherRealm Studio’s ‘Mortal Kombat’ universe,” then it’s time to get excited. While a ‘Predator’ alien (technically, the alien race is known as the “Yautja,” yes, I am a huge nerd) was announced as a DLC character a few months ago, it’s finally […]

  • Knowing Nothing About It, Computer Excels at Super Mario World

    Posted Sunday, June 28th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    If you’re a human and you’ve never played ‘Super Mario World’ before, it would probably take you a while to get the hang of things. However, if you happen to be a computer, here’s a way for you learn the ropes and easily beat the game. Seth Bling, who shot to viral fame for beating […]

  • Video Game Developers Announce Beverage Promotions

    Posted Sunday, June 28th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Destiny’ is a popular yet divisive game that can’t seem to catch a break. Bungie, the developers of ‘Destiny,’ recently announced a partnership between themselves and Red Bull. If you buy specially marked cans of the stuff, you can get in-game XP and also an exclusive quest. This has left a bit of a sour […]

  • Warner Bros. Suspends Sale Of ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ On PC

    Posted Thursday, June 25th, 2015 03:18 pm GMT -4
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    Well, who says that large corporations don’t listen to customers anymore? After the hubbub earlier this week over the terrible ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ PC port, Warner Bros. has apologized over the problems and suspended sales of the game until they have it fixed. Anyone who has already bought the game can either return it for […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Retro Cartoons Rule The Day

    Posted Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Hello there one and all! Welcome to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to […]

  • ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ Has Big Problems On Xbox & PC

    Posted Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 07:14 pm GMT -4
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    Update: Initial complaints of the game from Xbox users appear to be isolated incidents and the main issues are with the PC version. The highly anticipated and long-awaited ‘Batman: Arkham Knight‘ is finally out, and the reviews are overwhelmingly positive so far… On the PS4. The Xbox One and PC, however, are completely different stories. After just a few hours […]